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October 22, 2021


Could a new Republican bill save campus free speech?

Teresa R. Manning Rep. Greg Murphy’s Campus Free Speech Restoration Act shows promise at holding public universities accountable for censoring free speech and stopping discriminatory rules that protect radical adminstrators. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics –......

Unvaccinated and defiant, Bolsonaro pushes back against criticism in his U.N. speech.

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil kicked off the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday by defending the use of ineffective drugs to treat the coronavirus and by pushing back on criticism of his government’s environmental record. Brazil’s far-right......

Iranian President Raisi lambasts U.S. at first UN speech, Biden proposes compliance to nuclear deal

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi speaks during a campaign rally in Tehran, Iran June 15, 2021. Majid Asgaripour | WANA News Agency | Reuters Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi ripped into the U.S. in his first U.N. speech, castigating it for its......

Biden’s U.N. Speech, Texas Abortion Lawsuits, Debt Politics : Up First

NPR President Biden will address the United Nations General Assembly today. How will he explain America’s role in the world? And why are anti-abortion rights activists upset about a lawsuit against an abortion provider? Plus, the showdown between Democrats and Republicans over the debt ceiling. NPR – Click for more...

Biden to argue US has reached an ‘inflection point’ in speech pushing economic agenda

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “He’ll underscore that we’ve reached an inflection point where we have to choose whether or not we’re going to perpetuate an economy where the wealthiest taxpayers and biggest corporations get to play by a set of rules they’ve written for......

Biden’s divisive speech helped neither the nation nor him

Post Editorial Board The central problem of President Joe Biden’s speech is that he spoke only to those of the vaxxed who resent the unvaxxed. It oozed contempt and struggled to be coherent. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here......

Opinion | The Hidden Message In Joe Biden’s Afghanistan Speech

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here We spent “$300 million a day for 20 years,” he said. “What have we lost as a consequence in terms of opportunities?” And while he talked of the heroism of our military, intelligence personnel and diplomats, Biden’s account of what......

Are Censures of Politicians a Form of Free Speech or a Threat to It?

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Judge Davis acknowledged that the board had also imposed some punishments more concrete than a reprimand, like making Mr. Wilson ineligible for reimbursement for college-related travel. Those additional penalties, the judge wrote, did not violate his First Amendment rights. Mr. Wilson’s lawyers told the justices that the power to censure......

Watch Fed Chair Powell deliver his key Jackson Hole economic speech live

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here [The stream is slated to start at 10 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell delivers his much-anticipated speech Friday morning as part of the......

President Biden Promises to Hunt Down ISIS Terrorists in Emotional Speech

Play video content President Biden just delivered an unmistakable threat to terrorists responsible for the suicide bombings in Afghanistan that killed at least a dozen U.S. service members … and he got emotional doing it. Biden offered this not-so-subtle warning to those who carried out the attack, saying … “We......

Fed hawks circle before Powell speech

WASHINGTON, Aug 26 (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Reserve’s hawkish wing used the day before a marquee speech by Fed Chair Jerome Powell to urge the central bank to begin paring bond purchases they feel have become ineffective, it not downright harmful. “We probably don’t need the asset purchases at......

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